Things to See and Do While Staying at Intercontinental San Juan Resort Spa and Casino

Still not sure how to spend your time in Puerto Rico? The Intercontinental San Juan Resort Spa and Casino will help you take advantage of their vibrant beachfront location. This vacation spot boasts an impressive range of recreational opportunities, meaning you'll have lots of enjoyable activities to choose from throughout your trip.

Intercontinental San Juan Resort Spa and Casino has one swimming pool, so during your spare time it provides a convenient opportunity to sit poolside with a book, or relax in the sun. Of course, this property is also proudly located on the coast, so there are plenty of options if you want to cool off in the sun over your time here. Follow up your swim with a few minutes in the lodgings's whirlpool, perfect for relieving soreness from a day of exploring.

At Intercontinental San Juan Resort Spa and Casino, you can maintain your fitness routine, even while dining on Puerto Rico's irresitable cuisine; there is an on-site workout facility for health-conscious guests.


Those who play tennis might want to consider staying at this location, since the tennis facilities — located on-site — make a fun place to spend time with the family.

If you're interested in more accommodation options that offer tennis, you may wish to compare this property to other tennis properties, like El San Juan Resort & Casino, a Hilton Hotel and Ritz-Carlton San Juan Hotel, Spa, & Casino.


While there isn't a golf course at Intercontinental San Juan Resort Spa and Casino, you might be able to schedule a tee time. The area's golf courses are Fort Buchanan Golf Club, Berwind Country Club, and Río Bayamón Golf Course. The lot of them are within 12 and a half miles and the most proximate of the bunch is Fort Buchanan Golf Club. This course has 9 holes total. The course is a par 36, with a total length of 6300 yards. If you're considering reserving a tee time, the course can be reached at (787) 707-3980.

Family Activities

If traveling with youngsters, you should definitely consider staying here at Intercontinental San Juan Resort Spa and Casino, which is ready with a great set of family-friendly offerings.

Children have plenty of activities and kid-friendly amenities to keep them busy at the InterContinental San Juan. Parents might want to take advantage of the babysitting service for a night out at the casino.

The property is equipped with a game room, an enjoyable diversion for guests of all ages. Parents may want to take advantage of the children's program at this property, which provides activities to keep kids busy and happy. It gives parents some time to explore Puerto Rico on their own while their little ones meet new friends. During your vacation, you may want to have some fun on your own, without worrying about the kids. Guests can make arrangements for a babysitter, so that parents will have a chance to enjoy some quality time on-site or around town.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Spend the day in the sun and the evening listening to live performances; on-site entertainment is a perk of staying at Intercontinental San Juan Resort Spa and Casino. Entertainment at this property is hosted about 3 to 4 days per week. Of course, the details can vary seasonally. If you want to find out more about the entertainment schedule, call the front desk at (787) 791-6100.

There are also several different bars, so you and your companions can enjoy a cocktail before or after the show.

Although the accommodations nearby yours do not have the highest ratings with regards to nightlife, you will find more options than are offered onsite displayed in the following table:

Accommodations near the Intercontinental San Juan Resort Spa and Casino with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
El San Juan Resort & Casino, a Hilton Hotel Central Isla Verde 8 check
Borinquen Beach Inn Central Isla Verde -- --
Verdanza Hotel Central Isla Verde 3 check
Howard Johnson Hotel - San Juan Central Isla Verde 1 --
ESJ Towers Central Isla Verde 3 --
San Juan Beach Water Club Central Isla Verde 2 check
Hampton Inn & Suites San Juan Central Isla Verde 1 --
Coral by the Sea Hotel & Restaurant Central Isla Verde 2 --
Embassy Suites San Juan Hotel & Casino Central Isla Verde 2 check
Casa de Playa Beach Hotel Central Isla Verde 1 --
Hotel La Playa Central Isla Verde 1 --
Coqui Inn 0.5 mi. Northwest of Central Isla Verde 1 --

As luck would have it, this property has its own casino, which is the perfect excuse to stay "in" for the night. For a different atmosphere, there is another casino, found at El San Juan Casino. You can find El San Juan Casino only a small interval away from this lodging.


Not every property in Puerto Rico can boast a spa as one of their amenities, but Intercontinental San Juan Resort Spa and Casino is one of the limited number of properties that does offer its patrons a nearby place where they can release stress and reflect on the area's beauty. This list has some of the available services:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility
  • Steam Room
  • Whirlpool


The beauty salon at Intercontinental San Juan Resort Spa and Casino is a convenient place to get all dolled up for a dinner date or special night.

In addition to the activities found right on-location, visitors who like exploring will certainly appreciate the many exciting outdoor activities in Puerto Rico. Whether you would rather hang out on the beach or play a few rounds of golf, you'll find plenty of other opportunities for recreation in the immediate vicinity. Click on these articles to read more about riding a bike or scooter, scuba diving, fishing, shopping, snorkeling, and other activities you might enjoy.


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